Horseshoe Festival: Where Music, Nature, and Artistic Spirits Collide

Article Contributed by gratefulweb | Published on Saturday, July 8, 2023

The Horseshoe Music Festival is thrilled to announce its Wave 1 lineup for this year's festival, taking place on September 1, 2, and 3, 2023 at the beautiful Virginian Lodge in Jackson, Wyoming. This unique festival experience has been brought to life by acclaimed musician Duane Betts and his wife, designer Lisa Hadley Betts, who are set to delight guests with their passion for music, fashion, food, wellness, and community.

"I’m thrilled to have my good friends joining me in Jackson Hole, a town that holds a very special place in my heart, for the inaugural Horseshoe Music Festival. We look forward to bringing you three great nights of amazing music and experiences over the holiday weekend!" exclaims Duane Betts.

This Labor Day weekend, festival-goers can look forward to performances from legendary artists such as George Porter Jr, Steve Kimock, Jackie Greene, Daniel Donato, Maggie Rose, Nicki Bluhm, Jorgen Carlsson & JD Simo. They join an already exciting roster that includes host Duane Betts, Musical Director Jimmy Vivino, John Ginty, Johnny Stachela, Pedro Aravelo, Jeffery Aravelo, Alex Orbison & Lamar Williams Jr. Full details of the lineup and schedule can be found on the festival's official website.

The Horseshoe Music Festival promises to be an extravaganza of themed supergroup music nights:

    Night 1 – Americana (music inspired by traditional American/Country music)
    Night 2 – Skulls & Peaches (music inspired by Grateful Dead & Allman Brothers Band)
    Night 3 – Blue Orleans (a night of Blues & New Orleans heat!)

Beyond music, attendees can explore a public Flea Market, curated by Lisa Hadley Betts, offering a selection of artisan-made or vintage fashion items. The festival also presents a carefully curated culinary experience, emphasizing food and beverages free from harmful chemicals and additives.

A comprehensive wellness program, curated by Medicine Wheel Wellness founder Francine Bartlett, includes yoga classes on the main stage and inspiring talks from wellness speakers.

The Horseshoe Music Festival carries a strong commitment to giving back, taking significant steps to reduce plastic and waste, and supporting local causes – The Community Housing Trust & The Snake River Fund.

Each festival day concludes with an exciting after-party held in the Ballroom.

For more information about the Horseshoe Music Festival, including schedules, packages, lodging information, and passes for this unique Labor Day event, please visit the official website: